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Memory of the day: Vatican City becomes an independent state in 1929

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 10:07 GMT

On June 7, many important events took place.

Symposium on Palestinian crisis to be held in Cairo Opera’s Small Theater on May 26

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 12:30 GMT

The symposium will be presented by the poet Mohamed Bahgat, with the participation of the veteran artist Samira Abdel Aziz.

Egypt is only foreign state allowed to intervene in Palestinian affairs: Palestinian ambassador to Cairo

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

The ambassador underlined a statement by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi whereas he said that Egypt is a partner to Palestine and never solely a mediator.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas praises Egypt’s ‘national stance’ supporting Gaza

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 05:24 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas praises Egypt’s ‘national stance’ to support the Palestinian people facing the Israeli ongoing aggression.

French, Egyptian, Jordanian chiefs of state to hold consultations to achieve ceasefire between Israelis, Palestinians

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 09:52 GMT

They will also examine brokering long-term peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

Organization of Islamic Cooperation describes Israel's attacks against Palestinians as 'barbaric' calling it 'apartheid state'

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 02:18 GMT

Further, the OIC expressed concern over the accelerated pace of the Israeli occupation policy, particularly Sheikh Jarrah and Silwan neighborhoods Eastern Jerusalem.

Greek, Dutch FMs hold consultations with Egyptian counterpart over escalation in Gaza, Palestinian territories

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 01:27 GMT

They also tackled the endeavors made to accomplish pacification.

Egyptian Ambassador to Ramallah meets Palestinian PM amid Israeli aggression

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 02:52 GMT

The Egyptian ambassador displayed the diligent efforts of Cairo in coordinating with various parties and the international community to achieve pacification and end Israeli attacks.

Israeli forces arrested 52 Palestinians in Acre, Lod

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:29 GMT

Israeli police forces stormed a large number of houses in Acre, Lod and other cities and detained scores of youths, the sources added.

10 diplomatic steps Egypt has taken since Jerusalem violence

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 03:48 GMT

Egypt has condemned the escalation in Jerusalem and called for calm since the outbreak of the tensions, embarking on diplomatic efforts to de-escalate. Below are some of the statements and steps by Egypt regarding the issue.

Egypt’s FM talks with Germany, EU counterparts ways to end Israeli-Palestine conflict

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 04:06 GMT

The Egyptian Minister called for putting an end to the conflict via a just and viable solution that would stabilize the situation in the Palestinian territories and contribute to regional stability.

Egypt’s FM calls upon Israeli counterpart to cease Israeli attacks on Palestinian territories

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 03:54 GMT

Shoukry confirmed the need to resume Palestinian-Israeli peace efforts as soon as possible and with no delay.

FM probes latest developments in Al-Quds with Saudi counterpart

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Shoukry emphasized that Israel must put an end to its violations against international law while providing the necessary protection for civilian Palestinian brethren.

Party youth leaders denounce Ethiopian attempts to take over Egyptian monastery in Jerusalem

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Attempts by Ethiopian monks to obliterate the identity of the Coptic Church’s Sultan Monastery in Jerusalem are not acceptable, Egyptian Member of Parliament Amr Ezzat said on Tuesday.

Clashes between pilgrims, monks at Deir Al-Sultan in Jerusalem after attempts to place Ethiopian flag on monastery

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 10:11 GMT

Clashes broke out between Ethiopian pilgrims and Egyptian Coptic monks at the Monastery of the Sultan located in Jerusalem, Thursday.

Egyptian, Jordanian FMs discuss 'dangerous developments' in Jerusalem

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 09:42 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry held a phone call Sunday with Jordanian counterpart Ayman al-Safdy to confer over the "alarming developments" in Jerusalem, a press statement indicates.

US ‘deeply concerned’ over Jerusalem violence

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 10:45 GMT

The concern comes after a night of violence in Jerusalem between Israelis and Palestinians.

President Sisi wishes Palestinian factions meeting in Cairo to achieve their goals

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Egypt’s president Abdel Fatah al Sisi expressed his wishes for the Palestinian factions and leaders meeting in Cairo, Tuesday to achieve their desired goals of the dialogue.

Palestine sees Egypt’s role as inseparable from peace process

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 06:25 GMT

We do not need from the Arab brothers or from any other country in the Arab World except [a stance] that is similar to the Egyptian stance

Memory of the day: Bab el-Amoud massacre in Jerusalem by the Irgun Zionist Organization

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 01:11 GMT

On December 29, many important events took place that changed the map of the world, including the commemoration of the assassination of Saint Thomas Becket and the Bab el-Amoud massacre in Jerusalem by the Irgun Zionist Organization.

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